The table below looks at the statistics for Active Directory skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Active Directory over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Active Directory
Rank 28 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Active Directory 33 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 7.07% 5.40% 5.21%
As % of the System Software category 58.93% 70.00% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 10
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,300 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £30,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -7.14%
Active Directory
North Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the York region.

System Software Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
56 30 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 11.99% 7.71% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 21
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £28,000 £25,623
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Active Directory
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Active Directory Jobs Demand Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region.

Active Directory Salary Trend in York

Active Directory
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Active Directory across the York region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Active Directory Salary Histogram in York

Active Directory
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory.

1 69 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 60 (65.93%) VMware
3 52 (57.14%) Windows
4 48 (52.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 40 (43.96%) MS Exchange
6 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
7 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 30 (32.97%) ITIL
8 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (29.67%) Hyper-V
10 26 (28.57%) MS Excel
11 21 (23.08%) VMware ESX
12 19 (20.88%) Blackberry
12 19 (20.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 19 (20.88%) Data Management
12 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (19.78%) Problem Management
14 16 (17.58%) McAfee ePO
14 16 (17.58%) Content Management
14 16 (17.58%) McAfee
14 16 (17.58%) LDAP
15 14 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
15 14 (15.38%) CMS
15 14 (15.38%) Workflow
15 14 (15.38%) Lync
16 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
16 13 (14.29%) Finance
16 13 (14.29%) MCSE
16 13 (14.29%) MS Office

Active Directory
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the York region citing Active Directory also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Active Directory. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (43.96%) MS Exchange
2 33 (36.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (20.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (15.38%) CMS
4 14 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (15.38%) Lync
5 6 (6.59%) SharePoint
6 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.30%) Apache
8 1 (1.10%) IIS
8 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 26 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.29%) MS Office
3 7 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.10%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.58%) LDAP
2 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.89%) Firewall
4 7 (7.69%) SAN
5 5 (5.49%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.40%) DNS
7 3 (3.30%) LAN
7 3 (3.30%) WAN
7 3 (3.30%) DHCP
8 1 (1.10%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.30%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.20%) MySQL
General
1 13 (14.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.40%) Legal
3 2 (2.20%) Games
4 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (16.48%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 11 (12.09%) Analyst
4 10 (10.99%) Consultant
4 10 (10.99%) Active Directory Specialist
5 9 (9.89%) Support Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) Messaging Specialist
6 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Consultant
6 8 (8.79%) IT Support
7 7 (7.69%) Project Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Support Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.40%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Exchange Specialist
10 3 (3.30%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) IT Support Analyst
10 3 (3.30%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.30%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.88%) Blackberry
2 11 (12.09%) PKI
2 11 (12.09%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.30%) LIMS
4 2 (2.20%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 52 (57.14%) Windows
2 28 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (20.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (9.89%) Linux
5 9 (9.89%) Windows XP
6 6 (6.59%) Windows 7
7 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.40%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.20%) UNIX
10 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) ITIL
2 19 (20.88%) Data Management
3 18 (19.78%) Problem Management
4 16 (17.58%) Content Management
5 14 (15.38%) Workflow
6 13 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 12 (13.19%) Project Management
7 12 (13.19%) Change Management
7 12 (13.19%) Incident Management
8 10 (10.99%) Load Balancing
9 8 (8.79%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (4.40%) Operations Management
10 4 (4.40%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.30%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.30%) High Availability
12 2 (2.20%) Information Security
12 2 (2.20%) Performance Tuning
13 1 (1.10%) Server Monitoring
13 1 (1.10%) TOGAF
13 1 (1.10%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.20%) PowerHouse
3 1 (1.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (14.29%) MCSE
2 13 (14.29%) MCITP
3 9 (9.89%) MCTS
3 9 (9.89%) CCA
3 9 (9.89%) Citrix Certification
3 9 (9.89%) CCEE
4 7 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 1 (1.10%) VCAP
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (52.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (29.67%) Hyper-V
3 21 (23.08%) VMware ESX
4 13 (14.29%) vSphere
5 10 (10.99%) XenDesktop
6 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (4.40%) XenApp
7 4 (4.40%) UAG
8 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (17.58%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (14.29%) SCCM
3 5 (5.49%) Plesk
4 3 (3.30%) WSUS
4 3 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 69 (75.82%) Microsoft
2 60 (65.93%) VMware
3 16 (17.58%) McAfee
4 13 (14.29%) Cisco
5 12 (13.19%) Citrix
6 4 (4.40%) Dell
7 3 (3.30%) HP
7 3 (3.30%) NetApp
8 2 (2.20%) Intel